Victoria Hernandez came to HipHopDX by way of the University of Miami. While in college, she wrote for various publications including Rivals.com and the Sun-Sentinel. She has equal passions for sports and Hip Hop and just wants to make the world a better place.
A pocket of life is thriving in the middle of the desert as the Tucson Hip Hop Festival celebrated hip-hop culture this past weekend in the heart of downtown. On Saturday, February 24, the organizers brought together all the elements of hip-hop into one exciting event. There were outdoor stages for deejays, local rappers and B-Boy crews while wooden blocks were scattered throughout for graffiti artists to showcase their own skills.
Los Angeles has a new rapper putting on for the city. T.F released his debut album, ErThangSkanless. This follows his No Hooks EP, which came out almost exactly a year ago. Prior to that, T.F made a splash with an appearance on ScHoolboy Q’s “Tookie Knows II” off Blank Face LP. T.F then toured with the TDE star, showcasing his lyrical abilities and garnering his own fan base.
Rolling Loud has already established itself as an elite festival, with three years of success in Miami. This is the first year that the independent company is expanding, with multiple events across the United States and plans to go overseas in 2018. Over the weekend, Rolling Loud came to Southern California — San Bernardino to be exact — and continued its legacy.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".